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Former Aston Villa defender Samuel dies

Former Aston Villa defender Samuel dies

Former Aston Villa and Trinidad and Tobago defender Jlloyd Samuel has died.

The 37-year-old was reportedly killed in a car accident in England on Tuesday.

The Trinidad and Tobago Football Federation said via their official Facebook page that Samuel had died following a collision shortly after dropping his children off at school.

“Our sincere condolences go out to the family and friends of Jlloyd Samuel who has died aged 37,” the PFA tweeted.

Villa later confirmed their players will wear black armbands in Tuesday’s Championship play-off semi-final second leg with Middlesbrough as a mark of respect for Samuel.

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